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  • Plane

    Three residents of Canada are OK after their single-engine plane made an emergency landing on a Meeker County highway Tuesday. The plane landed on Highway 24 near Litchfield after it began to lose power. When …

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    02 Aug 12
  • PowerLine

    Work is underway on the segment of the CapX2020 high-voltage power lines that begin at the Cedar Mountain Substation in Renville County and stretch east through the KNUJ area to Scott County. Work includes clearing …

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    02 Aug 12
  • Judge

    The Minnesota Supreme Court says pesticide chemicals that drift from one farm to another do not constitute trespassing under the law, reversing an appeals court decision that found otherwise. The state’s highest court issued its …

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    02 Aug 12
  • BridgeCollapse

    Flags are flying at half-staff today (WED) across Minnesota in remembrance of the victims of the 35W Bridge collapse, which happened five-years ago. Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek says that it was a surreal moment …

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    01 Aug 12
  • DanaSchoen

    The men’s basketball coach at Southwest Minnesota State University continues his recovery after a head-on crash over the weekend which killed his five-month-old son. 33-year-old Brad Bigler of Marshall was critically-injured, as was his wife’s …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Laws

    A total of 18 new laws go into effect in Minnesota today (WED). The laws were designed to help small businesses, energy companies, the environment, health and human services, public housing, public safety and transportation, …

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    01 Aug 12
  • MarkWetsch1

    The next court hearing for a Minneapolis man allegedly responsible for a string of bank robberies across the state has been delayed while new evidence is brought forward. 50-year-old Mark Wetsch has pleaded not guilty …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Prairie

    acquisition of more than a quarter-million acres of land and the protection of an additional two-million acres through easements and contracts. State officials hope the project will lead to additional clean water resources, carbon sequestration, …

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    01 Aug 12